The Paly Voice

Baseball: Vikings fall to St. Francis in CCS semis, 8-3

Grant Raffel, Author

May 23, 2013

In a season full of ups and downs, the Palo Alto High School baseball team (18-16, 11-3) ended its run in the Central Coast Section playoffs with an 8-3 loss in the Division I semifinals to St. Francis High School (29-4, 11-3)...

Recap: Vikings fall to Homestead, 2-1, in 16 innings

Aaron Chum, Author

May 9, 2013

After a grueling 16-inning game, the Palo Alto High School baseball team fell to Homestead High School, 2-1, Tuesday afternoon at Paly in the first game of a Santa Clara Valley Athletic League third place series. After 11 innings...

Baseball: Paly cruises to league title with 16-3 win on Senior Day

Grant Raffel, Author

April 30, 2013

The Palo Alto High School baseball team clinched its fourth straight regular season league title in convincing fashion on Friday at Paly, beating Santa Clara High School 16-3. Junior Danny Erlich pitched four solid innings and...

Baseball recap: Vikings fall 1-0 in defensive battle against Wilcox

Neal Biswas, Author

April 21, 2013

The Palo Alto High School baseball team (14-9, 9-3) suffered a heartbreaking 1-0 loss to the Wilcox Chargers (17-7, 9-3) in a crucial De Anza League game Friday afternoon at Paly. In a game that turned out to be an exhilarating...

Brief: Former baseball coach charged with child molestation

Callie Walker and Kate Marinkovich

March 21, 2013

A former Palo Alto High School baseball coach was charged with three felonies and three misdemeanors involving child molestation Wednesday, according to Contra Costa District Attorney Chad Mahalich. Joel Kaufman, Paly baseball coac...